Though couples filing for divorce in New Jersey are not required to hire a family lawyer, many choose to do so in order to obtain the assistance of counsel in preparing legal pleadings and presenting oral and written arguments before the court. Listed below are more examples in which hiring a lawyer could benefit one … Continue reading Why Hiring a Lawyer is Important When You Are Going Through a Divorce
A simplified divorce, also known as an uncontested divorce, is one in which the parties agree on all major issues such as division of property, child support, and child custody. Couples who are willing to negotiate and who wish to divorce expeditiously often choose a simplified divorce. This video explains the simplified divorce and how … Continue reading What Is Simplified Divorce?
The final divorce order signed by the judge is not a permanent one. As time goes by and your circumstances change, the divorce decree may need to be revisited and modified by your family lawyer in accordance with the laws of the state in which the divorce was filed. In order to grant a modification … Continue reading An Overview of Post-Divorce Modifications in New Jersey